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Reading, PA 19608, USA

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More than 500 migrant kids sent to Pennsylvania

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:48:02 -0700

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - More than 500 migrant children among the tens of thousands who have flooded the southern U.S. border are being housed in Pennsylvania, attracting a visit from some members of Congress and at least one tea-party protest.

Television News Reporter

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:21:00 -0700

WFMZ serves the northern half of the Philadelphia market with offices in Allentown, Reading, and Easton, PA. We're looking for a polished reporter with strong live skills. Shift includes weekends and 3 weekdays nightside. WFMZ is an innovator with the nation's first 24-hour AccuWeather Channel, a nightly Spanish language newscast, and 7.5 hours of newscasts per day. Send links, resume, and ...

New lights put to test atop Berks County Courthouse in Reading

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:20:30 -0700

If you had an eye to the sky over downtown Reading on Tuesday evening, you might have caught a glimpse of what the city's skyline may one day look like at night. Entertainment Services Group (ESG), a Lehigh County-based company, conducted a preliminary test of colored LED lights atop the Berks County Courthouse. ESG is one of two contractors working to submit a proposal for a new, energy ...

Speed limit upped to 70 mph on Pennsylvania Turnpike between Morgantown, Blue Mountain

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:18:32 -0700

Drivers with the need for more speed are in luck on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The turnpike commission unveiled roads signs Wednesday morning, officially increasing the speed limit from 65 mph to 70 mph for the first time in Pennsylvania. The turnpike's new 70 mph signs were actually put in place Tuesday. Turnpike maintenance workers spent about six hours switching out 35 speed-limit signs along ...

Santander Performing Arts Center ranks high on trade publication's list of nation's 'top stops'

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:17:52 -0700

The Santander Performing Arts Center in Reading is one of the country's "top stops," according to " Venues Today ," a trade publication that serves management, owners and suppliers to music, sports and meeting venues. The SPAC, managed by SMG , ranked 11th on the publication's list of Top Stops of venues with seating capacities of 2,000 or fewer. The rankings, announced in the publication's July ...

Murphy Homers in 5-2 Loss to Trenton

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:07:29 -0700

MANCHESTER, N.H. - Jack Murphy had a home run and a double on Wednesday afternoon, but they served as the few bright spots in a 5-2 loss to the Trenton Thunder.

Richmond Wins 2-0 to Sweep Series

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:57:07 -0700

(Akron, Ohio) July 23, 2014 - Richmond starter Austin Fleet stole the show in Wednesday afternoon's contest between the Flying Squirrels and the Akron RubberDucks, throwing eight shutout innings in a 2-0 victory at Canal Park.

More than 500 migrant children sent to Pa.

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:33:09 -0700

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — More than 500 migrant children are being housed in Pennsylvania as federal officials wrestle with a national crisis created by a flood of tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors across the southern U.S. border.

Royals Fan-Attic Is Feeling the Flurries--It Must be Christmas in July

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:40:06 -0700

Reading, PA - The Reading Royals of the ECHL, affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms of the American Hockey League, announced today that the team's merchandise outlet, the Fan-Attic (700 Penn Avenue, Reading, PA), will host the annual Christmas in July sale this Saturday, July 26, 2014, from 8:30 am to 12:00 noon.

[TV] Vickie Rushton says boyfriend Jason Abalos should have no reason to be jealous of Daniel Matsunaga

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:38:44 -0700

Vickie Rushton says about boyfriend Jason Abalos: “Kung anong nararamdaman niya, tinatago niya."

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